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Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) has 11 offices and
over 1,400 staff members, including more than 150 partners. In
2013, it was ranked in the top 20 on Accounting Today's
annual list of the top accounting firms in the U.S. by
revenue. For its fiscal year 2012 (ending May), the firm
brought in $259 million in revenues. In addition to accounting,
tax, and assurance services, Baker Tilly offers a range of business
consulting services, including business technology, financial and
estate planning, forensic, valuation, and litigation services,
governmental software and systems, international, mergers and
acquisitions, operations and process improvement, private equity,
private investment banking, search and staffing, retirement plan
consulting, risk management, strategic tax, and wealth management.
The firm serves several industries, including construction and real
estate, distribution, energy and utilities, federal government,
financial institutions, government contractors, health care, higher
education, law and professional, manufacturing and distribution,
not-for-profits, restaurants, renewable energy, retail and
commercial, and state and local governments. The firm is led by
Timothy Christen, its chairman and CEO, a graduate of the
University of Wisconsin who has been named one of 100 most
influential people in accounting by Accounting Today.